2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
    Feb 09, 2023  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

PHTH 626 - Orthopedic Conditions I


Credits: Four (4)
This course emphasizes the distinctive role of the physical therapist in the systematic examination, diagnosis, and intervention of patients and clients with musculoskeletal pathologies (particularly of the neck, back, shoulder, hip, sacroiliac joint, knee and
ankle/foot) with an emphasis on movement dysfunction. Concurrent didactic and laboratory sessions enhance learning and an appreciation for psychomotor skills related to maximizing movement in the context of activities and participation in
patients and clients with musculoskeletal dysfunction.
Prerequisite: PHTH-524, PHTH-532; For PT Students